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  1. Aslan, Boo, Nguyen and More Coming to Boise for The Cabin's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Boise Weekly

    ... The Refugees . Wednesday, April 25, 2018: Katherine Boo is the author of the nonfiction book Behind the Beautiful Forevers , which was a 2013 Pulitzer Prize finalist and National Book Award winner for Nonfiction. She is currently a staff writer at ...


  2. Mayborn Conference lands Sebastian Junger, Katherine Boo and Charles Johnson as keynotersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, MacArthur "genius" grant recipient and the author of Behind the Beautiful Forevers . A Dallas Morning News review of that 2012 book, which won the National Book Award, said that Boo "is a restrained and fine writer ...


  3. Seeing the complexity of othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... dirty children who ran around the area as we drove from the airport to my grandparents' home. "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" told the stories of multiple families that lived in those slums. Abdul, a young boy who collected trash and picked valuable ...


  4. Israeli, Jewish authors feature on Obama's 'essential reading list'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    ... two novels: John Steinbeck's Great Depression-era working class tale "In Dubious Battle" and "Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity," by Katherine Boo.


  5. President Obama wants you to read this book on making smarter decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... include "The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York" by Robert A. Caro and "Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" by Katherine Boo. In "Thinking, Fast and Slow,"Kahneman, a Nobel prize-winning ...


  6. Evicted and the Meaning of HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | Psychology Today

    ... uses a third-person detached narrative approach similar to the one used by Katherine Boo in Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity (New York: Random House, 2012). In the "Notes" section he acknowledges that he ...